Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has reportedly signed a decree that will allow the government to seize property that is not claimed within 30 days. Millions of displaced people could lose the right to their homes as a result.
Syrian writer Rabab Haidar had to flee her homeland because she resisted President Assad. She has now found refuge at the Heinrich Böll House in Germany. For World Poetry Day, we look into her story.
A newspaper report alleges that German authorities failed to investigate a large amount of leads they received at the height of the refugee crisis. The Interior Ministry says that's not true.
International donors have pledged aid to Syria as the conflict there enters its ninth year. Marianne Gasser, former head of the Red Cross delegation in Syria, knows how vital immediate help is from personal experience.
There may not be a 'female' perspective on war, but a new exhibition shows how the work of women conflict photographers has been vital in creating an accurate picture of war throughout the 20th and 21st centuries.
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